Valley Yarns 417 Hypatia Shell
A re-invention of one of Kirsten’s first designs, the Diotima Shell, this simple and versatile ribbed layering shell is worked in Northampton on very large needles to fit a large range of shapes and sizes. This top is worked from the bottom up in pieces and seamed.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.Sizes: to fit bust measuring 30–36 (36–42, 42–48, 48–54)"
Yarn Requirements: 2 skeins Valley Yarns Northampton (100% Wool; 100g/247yds) shown in Dark Olive Heather
US 15 (10.0mm)
US 10 (6.00mm) 24” circular
Approx 4 sts = 1” in k1, p1 rib, unstretched, with larger needles
Approx 2 sts = 1" in k1, p1 rib, stretched, with larger needles